City of Rocks National Reserve and Castle Rocks State Park are guided by the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation (State of Idaho) response plan to the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information about the plan, vistit the following websites:
Conditions and Weather
You can get real-time temperature and weather conditions from the City of Rocks weather station! The weather station is located along the Visitor Center trail. It generates data that is sent to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) - the scientific government agency that houses the National Weather Service. If you want to know what the weather is like, at least here in the Almo Valley, search for City of Rocks National Reserve on the National Weather Service website: https://www.weather.gov/
Outdoor recreation in City of Rocks can be pleasant from April through October, with June and September offering the most ideal weather.
Last updated: March 20, 2021